Consular Registration of Adopted Ukrainian Children


You must register your child within 30 days of returning to the United States. 


Initial Registration:


In accordance with Ukrainian Law, the Consular Office of the Embassy of Ukraine to the USA should include your child (children) adopted in Ukraine into the list of Ukrainian citizens permanently residing in the USA.


In order to complete an appropriate paperwork you must mail to the Consular Office the following documents:


  • Completed application
  • Completed registration form
  • Your child's (children's) original passport(s) and the copy of the pages of the passport(s)
  • Your child's (children's) birth certificate(s)
  • The copy of the second and third pages of the US passport(s) of adoptive parents
  • An original and a copy of the Ukrainian Court's Decree on adoption (in Ukrainian)
  • One passport-size photo
  • A return self-addressed postage-paid envelope (for FedEx - account number is required; credit card number is not acceptable).

Failure to submit all required documents may result in a delayed registration.



If You Move:


In case you change your place of residence, you are also requested to inform the Consular Office.





Please be sure to send your child’s registration documents to the Consulate that has jurisdiction over the district of your residence:


Consular Office of the Embassy of Ukraine 

(States of Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia).
Address: 3350 M St NW, Washington, DC 20007
Phone: 202-349-2948


Consulate-General of Ukraine in New York 

(States of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont).
Address: 240 East 49 St, New York, NY 10017


Consulate-General of Ukraine in Chicago 

(States of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin).
Address: 10 East Huron St, Chicago, IL 60611


Consulate-General of Ukraine in San Francisco 

(States of Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada , New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming).
Address: 530 Bush St, suite 402, San Francisco, CA 94108-3623





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